The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 34 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 396 520 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.29% 7.08% 7.27%
As % of the System Software category 57.23% 62.65% 55.96%
Number of salaries quoted 343 417 456
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Active Directory
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
692 830 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.99% 11.30% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 578 652 823
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Active Directory as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Active Directory
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the East of England region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in the East of England

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in the East of England

Active Directory
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Directory within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 149 £34,500 -4.16% 20
Cambridgeshire +8 115 £35,000 -6.41% 14
Suffolk +12 52 £27,750 -0.89% 3
Essex -18 48 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Bedfordshire -16 30 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Norfolk -24 3 £22,500 -21.05% 2
Active Directory
England

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 626 (82.37%) Windows
2 489 (64.34%) Microsoft
3 352 (46.32%) Windows Server
4 326 (42.89%) VMware
5 268 (35.26%) MS Exchange
6 231 (30.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 213 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 201 (26.45%) DNS
9 198 (26.05%) MS Office
10 197 (25.92%) ITIL
11 194 (25.53%) Citrix
12 187 (24.61%) Cisco
13 182 (23.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 180 (23.68%) Firewall
15 178 (23.42%) MS Excel
16 171 (22.50%) Office 365
17 158 (20.79%) SQL Server
18 155 (20.39%) DHCP
19 153 (20.13%) Windows 7
20 147 (19.34%) Linux
21 146 (19.21%) TCP/IP
22 127 (16.71%) Microsoft Certification
23 117 (15.39%) VPN
23 117 (15.39%) SQL
24 104 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010
25 103 (13.55%) WAN
26 99 (13.03%) Hyper-V
27 96 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
28 95 (12.50%) SCCM
29 93 (12.24%) SAN

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 268 (35.26%) MS Exchange
2 104 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 79 (10.39%) SharePoint
4 75 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 68 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 59 (7.76%) Skype for Business
7 45 (5.92%) IIS
8 37 (4.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 30 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (1.71%) Apache
11 11 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (1.32%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.79%) GroupWise
14 6 (0.79%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.53%) JBoss
16 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.26%) SugarCRM
16 2 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 198 (26.05%) MS Office
2 178 (23.42%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.26%) GNU Octave
5 2 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.26%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) assyst
4 1 (0.13%) Line 50
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 171 (22.50%) Office 365
2 67 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 11 (1.45%) PaaS
6 5 (0.66%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.39%) SaaS
9 2 (0.26%) IaaS
10 1 (0.13%) GitHub
10 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.13%) iTunes
10 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 201 (26.45%) DNS
2 180 (23.68%) Firewall
3 155 (20.39%) DHCP
4 146 (19.21%) TCP/IP
5 117 (15.39%) VPN
6 103 (13.55%) WAN
7 93 (12.24%) LAN
7 93 (12.24%) SAN
8 59 (7.76%) VLAN
9 48 (6.32%) Wireless
10 45 (5.92%) VoIP
11 41 (5.39%) Remote Desktop
12 32 (4.21%) NAS
13 30 (3.95%) LDAP
14 27 (3.55%) Internet
15 25 (3.29%) SMTP
16 22 (2.89%) Network Security
17 20 (2.63%) Skype
18 19 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
18 19 (2.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (20.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (1.45%) MySQL
4 10 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.66%) Navicat
6 5 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.53%) Pentaho
7 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.26%) Big Data
9 2 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.26%) SQLite
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.13%) QlikView
10 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (0.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.66%) PhpStorm
3 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.26%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.13%) JIRA
5 1 (0.13%) Maven
5 1 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 72 (9.47%) Finance
2 31 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.42%) Retail
4 15 (1.97%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.45%) Advertising
5 11 (1.45%) Banking
6 10 (1.32%) Front Office
7 8 (1.05%) Local Government
7 8 (1.05%) Publishing
8 7 (0.92%) German Language
9 5 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.66%) Marketing
9 5 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.39%) French Language
11 2 (0.26%) Automotive
11 2 (0.26%) Back Office
11 2 (0.26%) Electronics
11 2 (0.26%) Legal
11 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 170 (22.37%) Analyst
2 156 (20.53%) Support Engineer
3 104 (13.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 88 (11.58%) IT Engineer
5 85 (11.18%) IT Support
6 80 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 72 (9.47%) 3rd Line Support
8 63 (8.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 55 (7.24%) Service Desk Analyst
10 52 (6.84%) Service Analyst
11 51 (6.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 51 (6.71%) IT Support Engineer
12 50 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
13 44 (5.79%) Consultant
14 42 (5.53%) 1st Line Support
15 40 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
16 38 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
17 36 (4.74%) Administrator
18 35 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 35 (4.61%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.95%) Web Services
2 21 (2.76%) .NET
3 19 (2.50%) MAPI
4 18 (2.37%) HTML
5 13 (1.71%) CSS
6 9 (1.18%) jQuery
7 7 (0.92%) JSON
7 7 (0.92%) Middleware
8 6 (0.79%) HTML5
9 5 (0.66%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.66%) CSS3
9 5 (0.66%) WAMP
9 5 (0.66%) XHTML
10 4 (0.53%) J2EE
10 4 (0.53%) XML
10 4 (0.53%) XSL
11 2 (0.26%) COM
11 2 (0.26%) LAMP
11 2 (0.26%) REST
11 2 (0.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.37%) Data Centre
2 55 (7.24%) Driving Licence
3 46 (6.05%) Replication
4 44 (5.79%) Blackberry
5 33 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (4.21%) iPhone
7 31 (4.08%) Mathematics
8 30 (3.95%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.63%) PDA
10 16 (2.11%) Clustering
11 13 (1.71%) User Experience
12 12 (1.58%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.58%) EMC VNX
13 11 (1.45%) CESG
13 11 (1.45%) EPoS
14 10 (1.32%) Smartphone
15 9 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
15 9 (1.18%) iPad
16 7 (0.92%) CMDB
17 6 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 626 (82.37%) Windows
2 352 (46.32%) Windows Server
3 231 (30.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 182 (23.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 153 (20.13%) Windows 7
6 147 (19.34%) Linux
7 96 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 90 (11.84%) Windows 8
9 60 (7.89%) Windows 10
10 46 (6.05%) Windows XP
11 45 (5.92%) Unix
12 28 (3.68%) Windows Vista
13 27 (3.55%) Android
14 21 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.05%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.92%) CentOS
16 7 (0.92%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.53%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (25.92%) ITIL
2 52 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 44 (5.79%) Service Delivery
4 43 (5.66%) Service Management
5 40 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 36 (4.74%) Project Management
7 32 (4.21%) Kalman Filter
8 31 (4.08%) E-Commerce
8 31 (4.08%) Information Security
8 31 (4.08%) Server Building
9 30 (3.95%) Change Management
10 28 (3.68%) Time Management
11 26 (3.42%) High Availability
12 25 (3.29%) ITIL V3
13 24 (3.16%) Problem Management
14 23 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (2.63%) Application Packaging
16 18 (2.37%) Incident Management
16 18 (2.37%) Knowledge Management
16 18 (2.37%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 117 (15.39%) SQL
2 85 (11.18%) PowerShell
3 26 (3.42%) C
4 25 (3.29%) VB
5 22 (2.89%) VBScript
6 19 (2.50%) Java
7 17 (2.24%) Perl
8 15 (1.97%) Python
9 14 (1.84%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.45%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.18%) PHP
12 5 (0.66%) C++
12 5 (0.66%) PHP 5
12 5 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.39%) KiXtart
13 3 (0.39%) Ruby
14 2 (0.26%) C#
14 2 (0.26%) VBA
15 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 127 (16.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (8.95%) MCSE
3 54 (7.11%) Security Cleared
4 45 (5.92%) SC Cleared
5 40 (5.26%) MCITP
6 36 (4.74%) Degree
7 35 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (4.47%) MCSA
9 33 (4.34%) MCP
10 31 (4.08%) CISSP
11 30 (3.95%) CCNA
12 28 (3.68%) MCTS
13 23 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (2.89%) CISM
15 16 (2.11%) DV Cleared
16 15 (1.97%) A+ Certification
17 12 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
18 11 (1.45%) CCNP
19 10 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
19 10 (1.32%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (9.21%) SLA
2 22 (2.89%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (0.53%) COBIT
6 3 (0.39%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.26%) ECSS
8 1 (0.13%) DICOM
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 213 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (13.03%) Hyper-V
3 73 (9.61%) vSphere
4 57 (7.50%) XenApp
5 36 (4.74%) XenDesktop
6 33 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (3.95%) VMware ESX
8 23 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 21 (2.76%) Terminal Services
10 18 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
11 16 (2.11%) NFS
12 15 (1.97%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (0.79%) Xen
14 5 (0.66%) XenServer
15 4 (0.53%) Firmware
15 4 (0.53%) FreeRADIUS
15 4 (0.53%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.39%) MetaFrame
16 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 95 (12.50%) SCCM
2 50 (6.58%) SCOM
3 30 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 21 (2.76%) WSUS
5 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 10 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.66%) QRadar
8 5 (0.66%) RSA Security Analytics
9 4 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.53%) Puppet
9 4 (0.53%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.53%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.26%) Nessus
11 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 489 (64.34%) Microsoft
2 326 (42.89%) VMware
3 194 (25.53%) Citrix
4 187 (24.61%) Cisco
5 70 (9.21%) HP
6 47 (6.18%) NetApp
7 38 (5.00%) Veeam
8 37 (4.87%) EMC
9 33 (4.34%) Dell
9 33 (4.34%) Oracle
10 32 (4.21%) Apple
11 31 (4.08%) CheckPoint
11 31 (4.08%) Symantec
12 22 (2.89%) Intel Security
12 22 (2.89%) Juniper
13 20 (2.63%) Draytek
13 20 (2.63%) Remedy
14 15 (1.97%) 3PAR
15 14 (1.84%) IBM
16 13 (1.71%) Becrypt
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Base+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + great benefits package!
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Family Lives
Salary: £20,492 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Omniledger Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago